Seminars & Colloquia

2020-10-19 - 2020-10-23

Department seminar schedules

Wednesday, October 21st
4:00 pm edit Probability and Statistics, Zoom

Periodic discrete time parallel TASEP
Yuchen Liao, University of Michigan
The Zoom address will be emailed to those who are interested.  Please contact Zhipeng Liu or Joonha Park for arrangements.

5:00 pm edit Graduate Student Probability Seminar, Zoom

Large Time
(Chapter 4 from Large Deviations book by S.R.S Varadhan)
Chen Ma
Zoom link:
Passcode: 820766

Thursday, October 22nd
3:00 pm edit Algebra Seminar, Zoom

Annihilator of Tor and Ext of subcategories of module category
Souvik Dey
Zoom link:
Passcode: 031679

4:00 pm edit Smith Colloquium, Zoom

Cohomology of the moduli of Higgs bundles
Junliang Shen, MIT
Zoom link:
Passcode:  261568

Friday, October 23rd
1:15 pm edit Comprehensive Oral Examination for the Ph.D. degree, Zoom

Algebraic Obstruction Theory and its Topological Analog
Bibek Mishra
Zoom link:
Passcode: 2020

3:00 pm edit Combinatorics Seminar, Zoom

Combinatorial Hopf monoids and flag f-vectors
Jacob White, University of Texas, Rio Grande Valley
Zoom link:
Passcode:  970019

3:00 pm edit Geometry Seminar, Zoom

Junliang Shen, MIT
Zoom link:
Password: 996661

Events Calendar

Using Math

CTE course transformation grant helps Emily Witt, assistant professor of math, develop active learning with student groups in calculus.  Positive results using modules developed with Justin Lyle and Amanda Wilkens, math graduate students, were attained.  Read more

Math and COVID-19: Sources on how math is being used to track the virus and its spread.  AMS link.

A mathematician-musician's breakthrough melds East, West. Read more.

Researcher's innovative approach to flood mapping support emergency management and water officials. Read more.

Nicole Johnson found a way to express her baton twirling using math. See video.